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When Hindus ate beef, India was NEVER conquered

'There is a remarkable link between the eating of beef (or at the very least, tolerating the eating of beef) and India being a superpower.' 'In India, whenever an empire was strong, religion took a......

In PHOTOS: A cheerful Sunday with Japanese Emperor, Empress

Japanese Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko took a morning stroll at the beautiful Lodhi Gardens and interacted with schoolchildren, diplomats and a section of lay people on their historic visit......

Branch of holy Buddhist tree is cut

A branch ofthe holy "Bodhi tree" was cut off bysome unknown people at the world famous Mahabodhi temple in Bihar's Bodh Gaya town - where the Buddha attained enlightenment 2,550 years ago.Hundreds......

The campaign against Indian civilization

Part I: The Battlefield of Indian HistoryAnother Indian tradition that has never received sufficient recognition is the fact that the civilization has been by and large respectful of others, as......

Panchsheel, 50 years after

Today, India and China 'celebrate' the 50th anniversary of the 'Agreement on Trade and Intercourse between the Tibet region of China and India,' better known asthe 'Panchsheel Agreement.' Is there......

Doing business in South Korea

Rocking on a bullet train to a hip-hop future or prostrating themselves repeatedly before huge gilt Buddhas in the Jogeysa temple, South Koreans are good people to do business with. But not if your......

10 historical performances!

Some historical performances here! India’s heritage brims in rich history and heroes. Bollywood has often attempted to tap its grand potential on celluloid too. The result is some of Hindi......

Mughal-E-Azam, Border, Asoka: Bollywood's EPIC battles? VOTE!

War is as grand and consummate as love in Bollywood.In Indian cinema’s larger-than-life outlook, not only love but war too is depicted on a grand, exciting scale. Be it the battles fought......

Sushmita Sen to play Ashoka's wife

SushmitaSenhas repeatedlyconfessed wanting to bepart of ahistorical project. It has never happened, until now.If all goes well, she will play Emperor Ashoka's fifth wifeina film on the Mauryan......

Will Salman make a good Lord Rama?

Can you imagine any other actor playing the father abandoned by his children in Baghban, besides Amitabh Bachchan? Do you know that one of the major reasons why Santosh Sivan's Asoka failed was......
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A gently flickering lamp

In an interview that appeared in the Contemporary Poetry Review back in 2004, Jayanta Mahapatra describes the powerful influence that Gandhi exerts... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/books/books-reviews/A-gently-flickering-lamp/article16998182.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
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Calcutta, Dec. 24: Neither the Bihar government nor the Centre is doing enough to preserve the glory of the ancient Nalanda University, the ruins... ...

http://www.telegraphindia.com/1161225/jsp/frontpage/story_126703.jsp
If Saif Ali Khan, Kareena Kapoor did wrong in naming Taimur, then what about the Ashokas?

When a man with Lord Rama in his name grows up to be Independent India's first terrorist, do we stop naming our children Nathu, Nathmal or Ram?... ...

http://www.firstpost.com/bollywood/if-saif-ali-khan-kareena-kapoor-did-wrong-in-naming-taimur-then-what-about-the-ashokas-3172314.html
Gopalkrishna Gandhi's Abolishing the Death Penalty is a dead argument

Mr Gandhi seems to be unable to decide whether he wants to be flatulent or wise, or perhaps doesn't know the difference. A quotation from... ...

http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/abolishing-the-death-penalty-capital-punishment-gopalkrishna-gandhi-death-penalty/1/840494.html
Egmore museum set for an upgrade

01:28 IST Share Article 000K 000K PRINT A A A majestic makeover: The bronze gallery at the Egmore Museum is set to be expanded at a... ...

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